James has experience of a variety of real estate litigation matters for a wide range of clients including landlords, tenants, charities, banks and receivers.
He specialises in commercial and residential landlord and tenant disputes including disputes relating to forfeiture, possession, business lease renewals, service charges and dilapidations. He is also experienced in advising clients on disputes relating to restrictive covenants, easements and boundaries.
- Providing strategic advice to a retail client in relation to the renewal of business leases in its property portfolio.
- Managing a large number of possession claims for a residential portfolio client, including complex/defended matters and enforcement.
- Successfully resolving a complex multi-party right of way dispute where the owner of the land burdened by the right of way was unknown.